Health & Wellness
Foundations of Sports Management
This course examines the field of Sports Management which involves a wide-range of sports related careers and numerous business skills. Come explore how your passion can become your career.
Mrs. Kris, MBA
234 total reviews for this teacher
5 reviews for this class
Completed by 19 learners
Once per week
over 4 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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This course will teach the basics of sports recreation, with a particular focus on leadership, marketing, mission, vision, event management, planning and budgeting, facility design, law, and ethics. Students will have a lecture/discussion style class meeting with weekly assignments and course project due online. Class meetings will have face to face discussions and slides to visually present information. Class Sessions: inlcude a brief welcome period, overview, discussion and in class...
Students will learn through discussion, visual presentations, peer to peer discussions, examples, in-class exercises, homework, and a course project.
I have coached numerous sports over the past 30 years on various levels and have been a certified referee. Assisted with Special Olympics and adaptive sports. I hold a degree in Psychology and an MBA in Sports Management. I also hold a 150-hour master teacher certificate for teaching English as a second language courses. Furthermore, I have served as a college counselor for almost 5 years advising students and families on the college acceptance process. I have taught middle school, have been an academic administrator in a Pre-K 12 school and was a founding director of a Learning center. I was a college athlete and have a passion for sports!
Students will have an average of three short answer questions due each week and a portion of the course project. The final project is due two days after the close of the course allowing time for final questions and additional information covered in the final session. Students can due research online to help answer questions. No specific text is required.
Ability to take notes using their prefered method, ability to send responses and final project via email through Outschool.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
A letter grade will accompany the course, 10 point grading scale
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Discussion of budgeting, concessions at sporting events (alcohol sales), online marketing platforms and ethics, for example sports betting
Mrs. Kris, MBA
234 total reviews
340 completed classes
Hi, great to meet you, we're going to have a fabulous time. My family lives in the southeastern part of the United States. My years of teaching experience has helped me develop a philosophy which best helps students be active learners in a...